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Flag for Thailand August 15, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Bangkok, Thailand (Krung Thep)

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Monday, August 16, 1943 at 2:28 AM

Global Type: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Bangkok: Partial Lunar Eclipse

Began: Sun, Aug 15, 1943 at 11:59 PM

Maximum: Mon, Aug 16, 1943 at 2:28 AM

Ended: Mon, Aug 16, 1943 at 4:56 AM

Duration: 4 hours, 57 minutes


August 15, 1943 – August 16, 1943 — Partial Lunar Eclipse — Bangkok

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Animation: How the Partial Lunar Eclipse Looked

During this partial lunar eclipse, the Earth's shadow covered only parts of the Moon, as seen from Bangkok. There were no other locations on Earth where the Moon appeared completely covered during this event. The Earth's shadow covered a large portion of the Moon, so this was still a nice sight.

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Phases and Local Times of this Eclipse

Start of partialMaxEnd of partial
12:59 AM Aug 162:28 AM Aug 163:57 AM Aug 16
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Local times for eclipse in Bangkok on Monday, August 16, 1943

EventTime in BangkokDirectionAltitudeLooks likeComments
Penumbral Eclipse beginsAug 15 at 11:59:56 PM171°South60.4°
The Earth's penumbra start touching the Moon's face.
Partial Eclipse beginsAug 16 at 12:59:07 AM199°South-southwest59.2°
Partial moon eclipse starts - moon is getting red.
Maximum EclipseAug 16 at 2:28:20 AM229°Southwest47.3°
Moon is closest to the center of the shadow.
Partial Eclipse endsAug 16 at 3:57:31 AM244°West-southwest29.8°
Partial moon eclipse ends.
Penumbral Eclipse endsAug 16 at 4:56:43 AM250°West-southwest17.1°
The Earth's penumbra ends.
Times are local for Bangkok (ICT – Indochina Time).

Eclipses and Transits Visible in Bangkok

Eclipse Visibility From BangkokVisibility Worldwide
YearDateTypeDegreeLooks LikeMax DegreePath of the Eclipse
1940Mar 24LunarPenumbral
1940Nov 12MercuryTransit
1941Mar 13LunarPartial
1941Sep 5 / Sep 6LunarPartial
1941Sep 21SolarPartial
1942Mar 3LunarPartial
1943Aug 15 / Aug 16LunarPartial
1944Jul 20SolarPartial
1944Aug 4LunarPenumbral
1944Dec 29 / Dec 30LunarPenumbral
1945Jun 25 / Jun 26LunarPartial
1946Jun 14 / Jun 15LunarTotal
1946Dec 8 / Dec 9LunarTotal
1947Jun 3 / Jun 4LunarPartial
1948Apr 23LunarPartial
1948May 9SolarAnnular
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